Education: On the Main Line

Thanks to the radio and phonograph, most schoolboys know the words to the current popular songs. But how many schoolboys know the Bible? A quiz probing into this question recently fascinated parents on Philadelphia's suburban Main Line. Haverford School's Headmaster Leslie R. Severinghaus tested 252 boys (13-to 18-year-olds) on quotations from song hits and from the Bible. The test:

¶ Complete these song-hit lines: 1) All or nothing at all, half. ... 2) Long ago and far away I. ... 3) Moonlight becomes you; it. ... 4) I'll get by as. . . .5) This is a lovely way to. ......

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